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Bangladesh to procure 950,000 tons of...

Govt to buy 950K tons foodgrain

Government Affairs

Sun, Oct 31 2021

Paddy procurement drive will begin on November 7 and the wheat procurement drive on April 1, 2022

Monga will to not come back in future,...

Monga will to not return in future,...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Early-ripening paddy varieties will ensure monga eradication, says Agriculture Minister Dr Muhammad Abdur...

DAE officials urged to transfer bio-pest...

DAE urged to transfer bio-pest technologies...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 19 2021

Biorational pest management is beneficial to soil, public health, crops and the environment

Razzaque: No more caretaker government...

Razzaque: No more caretaker...

Politics

Sat, Sep 18 2021

Fair and neutral elections will be held with no involvement from a caretaker government says the Agriculture...

Razzaque: Saline-lands of coastal areas...

'Coastal areas have huge potential for...

Bangladesh

Sun, Sep 12 2021

A roadmap is being prepared for this purpose, said the Agriculture Minister

Minister: No shortage of fertilizer...

Minister: No shortage of fertilizer...

Agriculture

Thu, Aug 26 2021

The government will strictly supervise and monitor fertilizer distribution, says Dr M Abdur

Budget FY22: Agriculture gets Tk759...

Agriculture gets Tk759 crore higher...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 3 2021

To contain the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the budget has also proposed Tk9,500 crore in farm...

Countrywide Boro paddy procurement...

Countrywide Boro paddy procurement...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 28 2021

Boro paddy is being procured directly from farmers at Tk27/kg

Distribution of farming machinery worth...

3020C farm mechanization project...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 6 2021

In the five-year long project, 51,300 pieces of machinery would be distributed among farmers

Agriculture Ministry gives Tk372C in...

Agriculture Ministry gives Tk372C in...

Agriculture

Mon, Feb 22 2021

The incentives were given to 57 lakh farmers 

Agriculture Minister: No one goes to...

'No one goes to bed hungry in...

Agriculture

Fri, Oct 23 2020

He also asked all officials of the ministry to be prepared for the second wave of coronavirus...

Agriculture Ministry forms 12 committees...

Agriculture Ministry forms 12 committees...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 28 2020

A total of 60 top officials of the ministry have been entrusted with the responsibility

Covid-19: 260 Agriculture Ministry employees...

Covid-19: 260 Agriculture Ministry employees...

Coronavirus

Mon, Jul 27 2020

A total of 116 staff have been undergoing treatment and kept in isolation at different hospitals while...

Floods push up green chilli prices in...

Floods push up green chilli prices in...

Business

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Government has taken initiatives to reduce Tk349 crore damage caused by the flood, says the agriculture...

Mashrafe arranges harvesting machine...

Mashrafe arranges harvesting machine...

Nation

Sun, May 3 2020

One combined harvester machine has already reached Narail and the other allocated equipment will reach...

Agriculture Minister: 44% paddy harvested...

Agriculture Minister: 44% paddy harvested...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 25 2020

The minister hoped that farmers would be able to complete the harvest in time if heavy rainfall and early...

Coronavirus: Agri Ministry for safe...

Coronavirus: Agri Ministry for safe...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 9 2020

The ministry urges its field level officials to make sure farmers and labourers are following health...

Agriculture minister: Investment will...

Agriculture minister: Investment will...

Business

Mon, Mar 18 2019

The meeting was also addressed by Principal Coordinator on SDG Affairs at the PMO Md Abul Kalam

Matia stresses Bangladesh-Australia...

Matia stresses Bangladesh-Australia...

Business

Sun, Jul 29 2018

'There is scope for further productivity gain with genetic manipulation through increasing photosynthetic...

Budget FY19: Agriculture sector allocation...

Budget FY19: Agriculture sector allocation...

Agriculture

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Muhith says the country has achieved self-sufficiency in food due to the agriculture-friendly policies...

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Tobacco cultivation goes unchecked again...

Nation

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Farmers explained that they could find no alternative when companies approach them in times of need